Sheila R. Tarr Elementary School

Sheila R. Tarr Elementary School serves 644 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the NV average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 65%.
Sheila R. Tarr Elementary School operates within the Clark County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 644 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 644 students
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Total Students (2001-2014)
Gender % Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Total Teachers (2001-2014)
Students by Grade Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 21:1
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Asian Students (2001-2014)
Hispanic
28%
41%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Black Students (2001-2014)
Black
14%
10%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Black Students (2001-2014)
White
47%
35%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School White Students (2001-2014)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
9%
6%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.68 0.47
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Diversity Score (2001-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
32%
45%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
8%
Sheila R. Tarr  Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 320,532 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,893 is less than the state average of $11,600. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,943 is less than the state average of $11,281. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Clark County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
376
9
Number of Students Managed 320,532 1,349
Clark County   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $3,038 MM $40 MM
Clark County   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $3,053 MM $38 MM
Clark County   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,893 $11,600
Clark County   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,943 $11,281
Clark County   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Northwest Career And Technical Academy (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ernest Becker Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edith Garehime Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Las VegasEdith Garehime Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 655 students3850 Campbell Rd
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-6000
    0.5PK-5655
  • Las VegasEileen Conners Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 826 students3810 Shadow Peak Dr
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-1402
    1.1PK-5826
  • Las VegasErnest Becker Middle School
    1.9 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1326 students9151 Pinewood Hills Dr
    Las VegasNV 89134
    (702)799-4460
    1.96-81326
  • Las VegasMarc Kahre Elementary School
    1.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 482 students7887 West Gowan Rd
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-4660
    1.9PK-5482
  • Las VegasDorothy Eisenberg Elementary School
    2.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 562 students7770 Delhi Ave
    Las VegasNV 89129
    (702)799-4680
    2.1PK-5562

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